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Covid-19 Factoid: India's daily tests go down as number of cases rises

The US, Brazil, and India together have almost 60 per cent of all active cases worldwide


Healthcare workers in a mobile van screening people during a campaign for coronavirus disease, in Mumbai on Monday.

Jyotindra Dubey New Delhi
The global tally of coronavirus infections currently stands at 23.6 million, of which almost half the cases are from just three countries: the US, Brazil, and India. There are 6.6 million active cases worldwide, and more than 16 million successful recoveries. More than 813,000 people have died of the virus till now. 

In India, there are now 3 million reported cases, of which 710,771 cases, or roughly 22.8 per cent, are currently active. Recovery rate has risen to over 75 per cent, with over 2.3 million people cured. India has seen 57,542 deaths till now, closely trailing Mexico to have

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First Published: Aug 25 2020 | 2:31 PM IST

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